New Atmosphere, New Vision: Gibson and Whittemore Kick Off Invest in ME Conference 2016
Mark Berry reports on Dr. Gibson's introduction and Dr. Whittemore's keynote speech, at the 11th Invest in ME International ME Conference in London.
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Discussion in 'Information and Resources' started by Valentijn, Feb 15, 2013.

  1. Valentijn

    Valentijn Activity Level: 3

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    Anthony Pinching is a immunologist who ran the Royal Cornwall Hospital's ME/CFS clinic. He was a member of BACME, and played a prominent role in getting BPS-style clinics established around Great Britain. He was also a professor at a Cornwall medical college.


     
  2. MeSci

    MeSci ME/CFS since 1995; activity level 6?

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    Agree with some; disagree with others.

    It seems a tragic omission in view of his specialism (immunology) and public status, that he never apparently picked up on the likelihood of autoimmunity.

    I liked him when I had a consultation with him, finding him patient and respectful. My only complaint would be his apparent dismissal of my chemical sensitvity as psychological in origin, although he did not explcitly say so.
     
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    Why can't "fatigue" be properly described for what it is?

    a simple "inability to achieve aerobic metabolism".
     
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